# How do you write 4.82 times 10^-4 in standard notation?

Mar 3, 2018

$0.000482$

#### Explanation:

We are given: $4.82 \times {10}^{-} 4$

If it is in the form of ${10}^{-} n$, we have to move back $n$ decimal places.

So, our starting number is $4.82$, and since it is multiplied by ${10}^{-} 4$, we go back $4$ decimal places, which gives us

$0.000482$